God, we lift up to you MPP Jim Wilson today. We pray a blessing on his life and his advocacy for those who need a voice. We pray for his family, his staff and all those who support him, that they would be wise and loving blessings to Jim. Give him all that he needs, both in body and soul to carry on the tasks that you have laid out for him. Amen.
Currently the longest-serving Member, alongside two other MPPs, Wilson was first elected to the Ontario Legislature in 1990. At Queen’s Park, Jim has served as Ontario’s Minister of Health; Minister of Energy, Science and Technology; Minister of Northern Development and Mines; Minister of the Environment. He has also served as an interim party leader as well as House Leader and Leader of the Opposition. Jim currently sits in the House as an Independent Member.